The first teaser trailer for Spider-Man’s archenemy Venom is here, just a day after the official poster was released. Directed by Ruben Fleischer, it is said that rather than the typical PG-13 rating most superhero films received, the movie will get an R-rating. It features Tom Hardy as the lead character Eddie Brock, whose assimilated with an alien symbiote gaining him extraordinary powers to become the vicious anti-hero. This will be Venom’s first standalone debut after an appearance in Spider-Man 3, played by Topher Grace.
Aside from Tom Hardy, Venom also stars Michelle Williams, Reid Scott, and Jenny Slate. Watch the teaser trailer above and keep an eye out for its release on October 5th.